Order Received for first large-scale multi-use stadium in Taiwan
Obayashi Corporation (Head Office: Minato-ku, Tokyo; President: Toru Shiraishi) and Taiwan Obayashi Corporation, a subsidiary of Obayashi Corporation (Head Office: Taipei, Taiwan; President: Harumitsu Ogawa) received an order for the construction of a multi-use stadium and a commercial building as part of the Taipei Dome new construction project, in a joint venture with Farglory construction a subsidiary of Farglory Group.
This project is being planned for the construction of the dome stadium, Shopping mall facility, hotel, office building, and cultural entertainment square. Farglory Group (Head Office: Taipei, Taiwan; Chairman: Chao Teng-hsiung) of Taiwanese major developer was chosen after a bid as a BOT (Build, Operate, Transfer) company from Taipei City in May, 2004.
Construction company is conditioned to have achievements of dome stadiums, high technology to be able to execute Fast-track construction(*1), conduct major underground work (excavator soil volume: approximately 1,600,000m3) by inverted construction method and large space roofing work simultaneously.
As a result of an evaluation of the achievement and technology, Obayashi corporation received an order for first large-scale multi-use stadium in Taiwan.
*1 Fast-track construction: A method to begin construction from the part which a design completed in sequentially
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Structure and size